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The Resource How things are made : from automobiles to zippers, Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose

How things are made : from automobiles to zippers, Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose

Label
How things are made : from automobiles to zippers
Title
How things are made
Title remainder
from automobiles to zippers
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
TECHNOLOGY: GENERAL ISSUES. For anyone curious about the nuts and bolts of human ingenuity, How Things Are Made is a fascinating exploration of the process behind the manufacture of everyday items. What are bulletproof vests made of? How do manufacturers get lipstick into the tube? How many layers are there in an iPhone screen? The answers to these questions and so much more fascinating information can be found in How Things Are Made, a behind-the-scenes look at the production everyday objects of all kinds, from guitars, sunscreen, and seismographs to running shoes, jet engines, and chocolate
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Terranova, Andrew
Dewey number
670
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rose, Sharon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Manufactures
Label
How things are made : from automobiles to zippers, Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Airbag -- Automobile -- Barcode Scanner -- Body Armour -- Cheese -- Chocolate -- Combination Lock -- Contact Lens -- Cruise Ship -- Denim Jeans -- Eyeglass Lens -- Guitar -- Helicopter -- Jet Engine -- Lawn Mower -- Light Bulb -- Lipstick -- Nail Polish -- Optical Disc (CD, DVD, and Blu-ray) -- Optical Fibre -- Pencil -- Postage Stamp -- Rubber Band -- Running Shoe -- Salsa -- Seismograph -- Smartphone -- Smoke Detector -- Solar Panel -- Sugar -- Sunscreen -- Super Glue -- Thermometer -- Tyre -- Trumpet -- Watch -- Zipper
Control code
000061899920
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
vii, 279 pages
Isbn
9780316439251
Lccn
2017948998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015812107
Label
How things are made : from automobiles to zippers, Andrew Terranova and Sharon Rose
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Airbag -- Automobile -- Barcode Scanner -- Body Armour -- Cheese -- Chocolate -- Combination Lock -- Contact Lens -- Cruise Ship -- Denim Jeans -- Eyeglass Lens -- Guitar -- Helicopter -- Jet Engine -- Lawn Mower -- Light Bulb -- Lipstick -- Nail Polish -- Optical Disc (CD, DVD, and Blu-ray) -- Optical Fibre -- Pencil -- Postage Stamp -- Rubber Band -- Running Shoe -- Salsa -- Seismograph -- Smartphone -- Smoke Detector -- Solar Panel -- Sugar -- Sunscreen -- Super Glue -- Thermometer -- Tyre -- Trumpet -- Watch -- Zipper
Control code
000061899920
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
vii, 279 pages
Isbn
9780316439251
Lccn
2017948998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015812107

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